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EXTREME 105: 105 MBPS DOWNLOAD SPEED FOR $105

April 15, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

With cable companies finding themselves increasingly in competition with themselves as some subscribers drop their cable packages and opt to watch TV shows via the Internet, Comcast has hit upon a way to offset the loss of revenue from the cord-cutters: offer super high speeds — at a hefty price. On Thursday, the nation’s largest […]

NO DOWNLOADING AT REDBOX KIOSKS PLANNED, SAYS CFO

September 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

People don’t visit their local McDonald’s, Wal-Mart’s or their supermarket to rent a film from a Redbox machine at the front of the stores, a Redbox executive observed Wednesday as he rejected proposals to turn his kiosks into video stations where DVD renters would be able to download onto flashdrives any of thousands of movies […]

NETWORKS BALK AT CUTTING DOWNLOAD PRICES

April 15, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

According to earlier reports, Steve Jobs had hoped to announce at his February iPad unveiling an agreement with most television networks to allow episodes of current programs to be downloaded for a test period for 99 cents, half the current price for standard definition and a third of the price for high definition. The idea […]